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Falls City citizens asked to conserve energy to avoid power outages

Temperatures are dangerously cold in the Richardson County area today.  Falls City Utilities is asking that customers conserve energy both

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Celebrating Kindness: Falls City Middle School awards students for empathy

By Tyler Dahlgren; Nebraska Council of School Administrators After 16 years spent working in Omaha Public Schools, Jack Bangert came

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COVID-19 Vaccine online registration and notification system

Southeast District Health Department (SEDHD) has launched an online system for individuals 65 years of age and over and those

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FAST Global Solutions Falls City location face capacity challenges

FAST Global Solutions, Inc., announced the need to furlough approximately 25 percent of the workforce in its Falls City location

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Falls City Dollar Fresh store opens Friday, Jan. 15

By Nikki McKim Friday, January 15, will be the Falls City Dollar Fresh Store’s long-awaited grand opening. After several months

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COVID vaccine reaches Richardson County

Story and photo by Nikki McKim  Frontline workers at Community Medical Center were among the first in Richardson County to

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The Southeast District Health Department (SEDHD) has announced that the first doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine have arrived within the district

SEDHD is working closely with the district’s healthcare partners and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to

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Humboldt family loses home in fire-GoFundMe page set up to help

An early morning fire on Dec. 16 destroyed the home of Matt and Lindsay Lefler, of Humboldt.  The family was

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Local businesses affected by COVID hoping to have a successful holiday season

Story and photo by Nikki McKim The 2020 holiday season could be crucial for some small businesses who are attempting

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CMC says inaccurate information circulating; They support distribution of COVID vaccine when it becomes available

Recently rumors have been circulating that Community Medical Center did not apply for the COVID vaccine. CMC took to social

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Former Richardson County Deputy Michael Oliver passes away

Michael Oliver, a former police investigator whose work helped exonerate six people wrongly convicted of the 1985 rape and murder

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Long-time Falls City business owner and community leader Bill Simon passed away peacefully

Long-time Falls City business owner and community leader Bill Simon passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Dec. 2, 2020, at Bryan

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Notice of regular meeting – Airport Authority

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Notice of Regular Meeting BOPW

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A MEETING OF THE BOARD OF HEALTH OF THE CITY OF FALLS CITY, WILL BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 16, 2020

NOTICE OF MEETING CITY OF FALLS CITY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, THAT A MEETING OF THE BOARD OF HEALTH OF

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Falls City Public Schools move to ‘Orange Safety Plan,’ requiring masks

    Due to the increase of COVID cases in Richardson County and more locally in Falls City, Falls City

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Richardson County 2020 Election

by Nikki McKim Just after 10:00 p.m., unofficial Richardson County results of the 2020 General Election were released. In a

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2020-21 NSAA Winter Season Guidelines

         

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Voter Tips and Tools for November 3rd General Election

Secretary of State Bob Evnen is outlining what to expect at the polls for the primary election Tuesday, November 3

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President Donald Trump makes a historical campaign stop in Omaha a week prior to election

  By Nikki McKim; photos by Brian McKim and Nikki McKim President Donald Trump made a historical campaign stop in

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Masking by all parties would reduce risk of student quarantine if exposed to COVID positive person in schools

By Nikki McKim At the end of September, several students at Falls City Public Schools were asked to quarantine after

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Election Deadlines

Friday, October 23 is the last day to register to vote in person at the County Clerk’s Office, Room 203,

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The 1918 “Flu” Pandemic in Richardson Co., A look at the victims and how 1918 compares to Covid-19 in 2020

By Nikki McKim This article is the eighth and final in a series about the 1918 “Spanish Flu,” epidemic that

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The 1918 “flu” pandemic in Richardson Co., numbers start to drop nationally as Falls City looks to Auburn as possible blame for increase in local cases

By Nikki McKim This article is the seventh in an eight part series about the 1918 “flu” epidemic that killed

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Community Medical Center announces new 3-D Mammography Machine

In February, Community Medical Center CEO, Ryan Larsen shared the County Health Rankings and how Richardson County ranked with overall

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